This vacancy has now closed

  • Advertised from 4th March 2024
  • 36 hours per week.


The successful applicants will be responsible for Near Fatal Overdose (NFO) service delivery throughout Fife.

The NFO service offers a shared care model involving the Scottish Ambulance Service, Fife ADP, and ADAPT and aims to support vulnerable people through identification and early intervention of near-fatal overdose and associated trauma. Support is also offered for family and friends.

Motivating Service Users, building and strengthening recovery, supporting engagement and compliance with treatment services, and assisting with any identified health and social needs, is the focus of this approach.

Successful candidates will have experience of working in a caring vocation and a qualification such as COSCA Counselling Skills or SVQ Level II Social Care or similar. They will have good organisation, communication, and IT skills, and can demonstrate an ability to work using their own initiative.

Application notes

Interested applicants should complete the application form and return by email to Sarah White at

Closing date for applications: Monday 18th March 2024 at 5.00pm

Interview Date: Tuesday 26th March 2024 PM & Wednesday 27th March 2024 PM

Start date to be discussed at interview

Successful applicant will be subject to membership of the PVG Scheme